Dog Breeds

Dog breed closest to a wolf
Dog breed closest to a wolf
Every scientist works on important research that, let’s be honest, can often be difficult for the rest of us to wrap our minds around. But Dr. Elaine Ostrander and Dr. Leonid Kruglyak study something almost everyone can relate to: Dogs. Their research, published in Science Magazine in 2004 and reported…
Breeding a dog in heat
Breeding a dog in heat
If you own more than one dam, they will usually cycle together; one dam in heat will bring other dams into heat. A female should NEVER be bred on her first heat (she has immature eggs) and preferably not her second either. The rule of thumb that works best is to breed on the third season, or at one and…
Easiest breed of dog to own
Easiest breed of dog to own
Laid-Back Lifestyle Looking for a laid-back dog that’s just as happy relaxing at home as he is playing in the park? Check out these breeds that come in a variety of shapes, colors and sizes to match your lifestyle—and throw pillows.) 1. Bulldogs Known for their gentle disposition, lovable personality…
Docked tail dog breeds
Docked tail dog breeds
Purebred dogs are purpose-bred dogs and come in all shapes and sizes. The characteristics that make each of these dogs unique also help them perform the function for which they were bred. The physical appearance of the dogs illustrates this, and is also an important part of the breed’s history. For example…